Howard Francis Doremus
Howard Francis Doremus, a lifelong Rockaway resident, died December 17.
Doreums served in the U.S. Army, worked as a steam fitter and was the former president of the 100 Precinct Community Council. He volunteered for the Friends of Tribute Park, Rockaway Chamber of Commerce, Littoral Society beach cleanups and State Senator Joseph Addabbo Jr.
He is survived by his wife Sandee (nee Dick); brother, Charles (Ellie); sisters, Kathryn (Steve); Winifred (Dave) and Laura (Gary); and 17 nieces and nephews.
Funeral arrangements and service were entrusted to Denis S. O’ Connor Funeral Home, Rockaway Beach. Disposition remained private.